Monthly Archives: August 2012

Prayer to Release Anger


Prayer to Release Anger

Prayer to Release Anger

Heavenly Father,

Please help me to dwell on the good and the positive in my life. I know that it is You who examines our hearts. Search the inner depths of my heart and expose anything that is not of You so I can be set free of it.

Lord, where I have directed anger toward others in my life or held anger inside of me, I confess that as sin and ask You to forgive me and take all the anger away. Heal any wounds that I have inflicted, through my words and actions, in others and myself. Help me to speak sweet words and healing, for I know that pleases You. Where I have shown anger toward others I confess it to you as sin. Bring Your restoration to every situation where it is needed.

Thank You, Lord, that You will redeem my soul in peace from the battle that is against me. I believe that You, the God of peace will crush the enemy under my feet. Help me to live righteously because I know there is a connection between obedience to Your ways and peace. Help me to depart from thoughts of anger and bouts with depression; help me to seek peace and actively pursue it. Thank You that You will take away all anger in me and keep me in perfect peace, because my mind is fixed on You Father.  In Jesus’ name I pray. Amen


Scriptures for waiting on the Lord with Joy


Scripture Prayers of Joy

Psalm 33:21 … Thank You Lord that _____ will trust in Your holy name and that _____ heart will rejoice in You. In the name of Jesus Christ.

Psalm 94:19 … Thank You Lord that when anxiety was great within _____, Your consolation brought joy to _____ soul. In the name of Jesus Christ.

Job 8:21 … Thank You Lord that You will fill ____ mouth with laughter and ____ lips with shouts of joy. In the name of Jesus Christ.

Neh 8:10 … Thank You Lord that _____’s joy of the LORD is _____ strength! Praise the LORD!!

Scripture Prayers of Waiting on the Lord

Psalm 33:20-21 … Thank You Lord that ____ will wait in hope for the LORD; for He is our help and our shield. Let ____’s heart rejoice, as ____ trusts in Your holy name. In the name of Jesus Christ.

Psalm 40:1-3, Isaiah 26:3-4 … Thank You Lord that ____ will wait patiently for You; that You will turn and hear our cry. Please lift ____ up and set ____’s feet on a rock; a firm place to stand. Thank You Lord that ____ will trust in you. Trust in the LORD forever, for the LORD , the LORD , is the Rock eternal. In the name of Jesus Christ.

Psalm 130:5-6 … Thank You Lord that ____ will put hope in Your Word as their soul waits. Allow their soul to wait for the Lord more than watchmen wait for the morning, more than watchmen wait for the morning. In the name of Jesus Christ.


Scripture Prayers For Salvation


Scripture Prayers for the Lost

The following are Scripture prayers that you can use to pray for lost people. These prayers are based on the Word of God. You can plead them with confidence and expectancy. In order to use them, place the name of the lost person or persons in the blank, pleading with God to save them.

Father, in the name of Jesus, I plead that You will draw _______________ to Jesus Christ in true faith and repentance (John 6:44).

In the name of Jesus, I ask You, Father, to quicken ___________________ who is dead in sins and trespasses (Ephesians 2:1).

Father, I ask You to bind and remove Satan’s work in _________________’s life and to open _______________’s eyes to the truth of the gospel (2 Corinthians 4:4).

Father, I pray that You would convince _____________ that he/she is lost, separated from God, and headed to hell (Romans 3:23).

Father, in the name of Jesus, I pray that You would destroy any false ideas that _________________ has about Jesus Christ and salvation through Him (Proverbs 14:12).
Lord Jesus, I plead that You will seek out __________________ and save him/her from his/her sins and eternal condemnation (Luke 19:10).

Father, I pray that You will open ________________’s heart so that he/she will receive and believe the gospel (Acts 16:14).

Father, I ask You through Your power and _____________’s circumstances to prepare him/her to hear and receive the Word of God (Matthew 13:1-918-23).

Father, I plead that ______________ will understand the gospel when it is presented to him/her so that the devil cannot snatch it away (Matthew 13: 59).

Father, in the name of Jesus, I plead that the Word of God will take root in ____________’s life and bring about true salvation in ____________’s life (Matthew 13:620-21).

Father, I ask that the pleasures of this world and the pressures of life will not choke the Word of God that has been sown into _______________’s life (Matthew 13:722).

Father, I plead that You will deliver ________________ from the kingdom of darkness and place ________________ into the kingdom of Your dear Son (Colossians 1:13).

Father, I pray that _______________ will receive the free gift of eternal life through Jesus Christ the Lord (Romans 6:23).

Father, I ask that _________________ will not trust in himself/herself, but that ________________ will completely trust in You as his/her Savior and Lord (Galatians 2:16).

Holy God, I pray that You would grant genuine repentance to _________________, a repentance that will cause him/her to hate sin and to turn from it (Acts 11:8Luke 13:1-3).

Lord God, I plead that You would grant ________________ genuine faith, a faith that
trusts in Jesus alone and surrenders to Him as Lord and Savior (Ephesians 2:8-10).

Father, I pray that You would stir _______________ out of his/her indifference and complacency concerning his/her condition and his/her need of the Lord Jesus Christ (2 Corinthians 6:2).

I ask in the name of Jesus Christ that ________________ would surrender himself/herself to the Lord Jesus Christ (Romans 14:9).

Father, I pray that You will send people continually into ________________’s life who will share the gospel with him/her (Romans 10:14).

Father, I plead in the name of Jesus that You will put a new heart in ________________ and that You will place Your Holy Spirit in him/her (Jeremiah 42:30Ezekiel 11:19-20).

Father, I pray that You will cause _________________ to hate sin and that You will break the power of those sins that are hindering him/her from coming to Christ (Mark 9:43-47).

Lord Jesus, I ask that _______________ would surrender to You, denying himself/herself, take up the Cross, and follow You (Luke 9:23).

Father, I plead that _____________ will understand that his/her only hope for forgiveness and acceptance with You is through Jesus’ work on the Cross (1 Corinthians 1:18).

Father, I pray that _______________ would not neglect the glorious salvation, which is available through Your Son (Hebrews 2:1-3).

Lord Jesus, I pray that ________________ will feel and know the burden of his/her sin and will come to You for forgiveness and salvation (Matthew 11:28-30).

Father, I plead that _________________ will make a genuine commitment to Jesus Christ as the Lord and Savior of his/ her life (Luke 14:24-33).

Lord Jesus, I plead that ____________________ will not be content with the appearance of righteousness but will seek You for the transformation of his/her whole life (Matthew 23:27-29).

Father, I pray that ___________________ will see that his/her good works are as filthy rags in Your sight and that they will not save him/her (Isaiah 64:6).

Father, I ask that _______________ would believe and trust Your Son that You sent to be the Savior of sinners (John 5:24).

Lord Jesus, I ask that _______________ would not die in his/her sins but would trust You and receive eternal life (John 8:24).

Because You came into the world to save sinners, I plead with You to save _____________ who is a sinner and in need of Your grace and mercy (1 Timothy 1:13-16).

Father, I pray that You would humble ______________ so that he/she sees his/her need of Jesus Christ (Psalm 18:27Proverbs 8:1329:23).

Scripture Prayers of Deliverance

Luke 11:20; Ephesians 5:18; Galatians 5:25 … Lord, cast out all demons by Your finger of God, bring the Kingdom of God upon ____. Fill ____ with the Holy Spirit and allow ____ to walk daily in Your power. In the name of Jesus Christ.

James 4:7-8 … Thank You Lord that ____ will submit to You, that the devil will be resisted and flee. Let ____ draw near to You and You will draw near to ____. Let ____’s heart be purified. In the name of Jesus Christ.

John 8:32, 36 … Thank You Lord that Your truth sets us free. Thank You Lord that ____ will know Your truth and be free indeed, free to become the child of God the Lord intended, filled to overflowing with the power of the Holy Spirit of God, and the lifeand love of Jesus Christ. In the name of Jesus Christ.

Psalm 34:4 … Thank You Lord that ____ will seek You, LORD, and You will answer them; and deliver them from all their fears. In the name of Jesus Christ.


2 Cor 4:6… Thank You Lord that You said ‘Light shall shine out of darkness’. Let Your light shine in ____’s heart to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Christ. In the name of Jesus Christ.

Revelation 22:5, 2 Corinthians 4:6, John 12:46 … Thank You Lord that _____ will let Your light shine in their hearts. Clothe them with Your light. In the name of Jesus Christ.

2 Sam 22:29 … Thank You Lord that You are ____’s lamp. LORD please turn ____’s darkness into light. In the name of Jesus Christ.

Isaiah 60:1 … Thank You Lord that ____ will arise, shine, for your light has come to them, and Your Glory has risen upon them. In the name of Jesus Christ.


Scripture Prayers of Salvation

John 3:16 … Thank You Lord for loving _____, so much that You gave Your one and only Son, that when _____ believes in Him he will not perish but have eternal life. I ask this in the name of Jesus Christ my Lord.

Romans 10:9-10 … Thank You Lord that when _____ confesses with their mouth Jesus as Lord, and believes in their heart that God raised Him from the dead, _____ will be saved. Stir _____’s heart to believe and accept You as Lord. I ask this in the name of Jesus Christ my Lord.

Isaiah 45:8, 2 Tim 2:10 … Thank You Lord that salvation will spring up within _____, that they may obtain the salvation that is in Christ Jesus, with eternal glory. In the name of Jesus Christ.

2 Peter 3:18 … Thank You Lord that _____ may grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. In the name of Jesus Christ.

Psalm 19:10 … Thank You Lord that _____ may grow to find Your Word more precious than much pure gold and sweeter than honey from the comb. In the name of Jesus Christ.

Psalm 42:1-2 … Thank You Lord that You will create within _____ a hunger, a longing, for You and Your will. In the name of Jesus Christ.


Scripture Prayers for Returning to Jesus

1 Peter 2:25 …Lord, ____ is like a sheep going astray, please return ____ to the Shepherd and Overseer of ____ soul.

Jeremiah 3:22 …Thank You Lord that ____ will return to You, You will heal ____ faithlessness, ____ will come to you, for you are the LORD our God.


Scripture Prayers for Sharing Jesus

1 Cor 2:4-5 …Thank You Lord that faith does not rest on men’s wisdom, but on God’s power. Allow your message to be heard through a demonstration of the Spirit’s power. In the name of Jesus Christ.

Jeremiah 1:9 …Lord please reach out Your hand and touch my mouth with Your Words, the Words that will share the Gospel. In the name of Jesus Christ.

Daniel 12:3… Thank You Lord that You will bless us with insight and we will shine brightly, like the brightness of the expanse of heaven and we will lead many to righteousness like the stars for ever and ever. In the name of Jesus Christ.

School of Dung; Modern-day Josephs and Remnant Church


Enrolled In The School of Dung
By Michael Fain Edds 
Tuesday, January 22, 2008 

Rated “G” by the Author.

Why do bad things happen to Godly people? Is there a purpose for all of the hard times we go through? “Enrolled In The School of Dung” focuses on the purpose behind the seemingly tough times we go through.

“Enrolled In The School Of Dung”


There is a special remnant of believers whom I call the “Joseph Generation.” They are a divinely appointed people whom God has been preparing for a specific time of ministry. Like Joseph, God has placed within them a “life plan” or specific destiny or calling to fulfill in life. They have divine giftings within them to fulfill that life plan. Paraphrasing Psalms 139:1, the Scripture states: “All the days planned for me were written in Your book before any came to be.” Ephesians 4:8 records these words, “When He ascended on high He gave gifts (His abilities) to men and women.” The heart of God is recorded in the words of Matthew 9:36, “When He saw the multitudes, He was moved with compassion for them because they were weary, scattered like sheep having no shepherd.” GOD CARES ABOUT PEOPLE. That is His nature. His compassion always leads to action.


God looked down through the ages of time and saw a day and time that would bring starvation on the world and upon His people. In His compassion, God prepared a plan and a man in advance to meet that critical situation. He placed that plan along with the divine abilities to fulfill that plan in the soul and life of a man called Joseph. Jeremiah 1:5 states, “Before you were born, I knew you and set you apart. I appointed you as a prophet to the nations. You must go everywhere I send you and say whatsoever I command you.” Joseph, like the Joseph Generation today, was born by the will of God, not by the will of the flesh. Joseph was born with a life plan and abilities from God. Did he know the fullness of that life plan? No, he did not. He knew that he had administrative abilities, gifts and special insights. His destiny and life plan called to him through dreams, an inward sense of purpose and through circumstances. Did Joseph immediately step into his life plan and destiny? NO, he did not. He was enrolled in the “SCHOOL OF DUNG.” Psalms 105: 16-22 describes that schooling. He was rejected and hated by his own brothers, sold into slavery, he was laid in irons and chains, his feet were hurt with fetters, he was falsely accused, innocently sent to prison, and the Word of the Lord tried him severely. His destiny, which called to him, and life’s situations were horribly in conflict. Life had gone to “hell in a hand basket.” Thoughts raged through Joseph’s mind and soul: “God, you promised me wonderful things. What I am going through is the total opposite of what You revealed to me long ago. Why am I suffering rejection, false accusation, hatred and abuse? Where are You in all of this, Lord? Have you forsaken me? Were all those things just a mere dream, a fantasy of my mind? Why does this inward sense of destiny still call me when it looks impossible for any good to come to me?” THE WORD OF THE LORD TRIED Joseph! When creating a vessel for special purpose or honor, a wise potter follows a certain procedure. There is a plan and destiny for the lump of clay in the potter’s hands. The clay is pounded, pressed and pressure placed upon it to make it pliable. It is placed upon the potter’s wheel and pressure applied to start molding it into shape. When the desired shape is achieved, the potter places his creation into the kiln for intense heat to be applied to harden it. After cooling, stain is applied to this hardened pot. It is fired again to make sure the stain and colors are permanent. The pot is beautiful and ready for use, right? NO! The wise potter wants his creation to be completely ready for its intended purpose. He places it on a shelf in a dark, lonely place to age. When the time is right, he takes the pot out of the darkness and brings it into the light for use. Otherwise, an unprepared vessel could break and spoil the contents it carries.

The Word of the Lord tried Joseph. “Has God forgotten me? Has He abandoned me? Have I missed it somewhere?” Like the potter, God allowed Joseph to go through the “dung of life,” the pressures, the heat, the staining and the lonely darkness in order to prepare him for the destiny which had called to him all of his life. God had not forgotten nor abandoned him. God heard Joseph’s many prayers, laments, and cries of desperation. He felt the hurts and anguish of this man of destiny. Many times He would have, wanted to and could have intervened to deliver Joseph. However, He tied His own Hands and refused to deliver Joseph out of ultimate love for him. He knew that if He took Joseph out of the “school of dung,” that intervention would destroy the divine destiny God had prepared for him. It would destroy the process of making Joseph into a vessel of honor and great purpose.

The Word of the Lord tried Joseph until the day that His word came to pass. That word was, “the king has need of thee.”Joseph’s prison door was opened, his garments changed, and he was ushered into the presence of Pharaoh. He went from prison to position in a moment’s notice! His destiny had arrived! All of the dung and hardships that Joseph had gone through suddenly made sense. People had meant those things for evil BUT GOD HAD MEANT IT FOR GOOD, FOR THE SAVING OF MANY LIVES. Joseph was completely ready and prepared for the destiny for which he was created. He never failed nor dropped the ball. He successfully fulfilled the plan of God.

A special generation now exists, which has felt throughout their lives an inward sense of destiny and purpose. That destiny has called to them every day of their lives. That divine destiny has called to them through dreams, visions, an inward desire or passion, and through circumstances. However, like Joseph, they have been enrolled in the “school of dung.” They have unjustly suffered rejection, jealousy, hatred, been forgotten, falsely accused, and have been misunderstood. Their pure motives have been suspect. Their love has been not been reciprocated. They have felt imprisoned on an island of loneliness and rejection. Life has not been kind nor gentle to them. The Word of the Lord has severely tried them. Their divine destiny or life plan has been in conflict with the situations in which they find themselves. Their prayers seem to bounce off a heaven made of brass. They feel that they have been placed on a dark, lonely, dusty shelf. Purpose has evaporated. They have even cried out to God to “just take me on home.” Where is God in all of this? Out of infinite love, God has allowed this generation, this Joseph Generation, to endure this school of dung. He has refused to intervene until they had been prepared and perfected for the destiny to which He has called them. He is creating a generation that will be “selfless” rather than “selfish.” Like Joseph, they will graduate from the school of dung as vessels of honor. They will not fail nor drop the ball. They will be totally prepared to fulfill the destiny to which God has called them. They have been prepared for a day and an hour of great ministry. They will be ushered from prison to position suddenly. The time has come for the “Master Potter” to walk into that dark lonely room. He will stretch forth His Hand onto that dusty shelf and pick up the vessel that has endured the long night of solitary isolation. Gently, His Hand will wipe away the dust and bring forth that special vessel. The words will be spoken, “The King has need of thee.” The time of preparation will have ended. Destiny has come! The long endured hardships will suddenly make sense. Joy will overtake them. Their life plan and gifting will be activated.

The Joseph Generation is a secret weapon that God has prepared in the school of dung, in the darkness, in the isolation for such a time as this. They are about to be suddenly unleashed upon the kingdom of darkness. God has prepared them to meet the great needs of this present generation. They will have the Master Potter’s image upon them. They will have the forgiving heart of Joseph who said, “You meant it for evil, but God meant it for good to the saving of many lives.” They will be a selfless people who will give the glory to God. They will not fail. So, Joseph Generation, take heart. Your bitter night is about to end. It is sunrise not sunset. Joy comes in the morning! Even now, the door is being unlocked and opened. Listen for the words, “the King has need of thee.” God has not forgotten you! Yes, He has seen your tears and heard your cries. He is opening a door which NO MAN can open or shut. … Josephs take courage! THE KING HAS NEED OF THEE! 


Scripture Prayers Links



Red Prayer Book


Prayers For Husbands (Intercessors for a Righteous Nation)

Prayers of an Excellent Wife (Scripture prayers to pray over husband)

31 Days of Prayer for Your Husband (short form, one scripture per day)

31 Days of Prayer for Your Husband (


Water of the Word (Scripture prayers for Husband to pray over their wife)

31 Days of Prayer for Your Wife (


Prayers for Children (Intercessors for a Righteous Nation)

Setting their Hope in God (Scripture Prayers for children)

31 Days of Prayer Points for Children

31 Days Prayer for Children (printable calendar)


Deliverance from Spirit Husbands / Wives


Prayers that Rout Demons


Prayers for Prodigals


Prayers to break Generational Curses (


Total War Against Strange Women / Men (Glory of God)

Prayers for Alcoholics (Intercessors for a Righteous Nation)

Prayers for Addictions and Compulsions (Intercessors for a Righteous Nation)

Prayer Points for Breaking Strongholds of Witchcraft

Deliverance Prayers: Generational Curses, Ungodly music, Soul ties


Prayers for Physical Healing (Prayer Closet Ministries)

Prayer for Emotional Healing (Prayer Closet Ministries)

Prayer for Prosperity (Intercessors for a Righteous Nation)


Prayers for City (Intercessors for a Righteous Nation)

Prayer for Leaders (Intercessors for a Righteous Nation)

Prayer for Political Election (Intercessors for a Righteous Nation)